72ND ST/FAU 5037 over COLE CREEK


+41.28945, -96.02384
41°17'22" N, 96°01'26" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:72ND ST/FAU 5037 over COLE CREEK
Structure number:U182504730
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Skew angle:38°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,900 [as of 2010]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.0 tons [21.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:57.8

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
February 201757.8Fair6 out of 10-27900
February 201557.8Fair6 out of 10-27900
February 201354.8Fair6 out of 10-27900
February 201164.6Fair6 out of 10-35000
January 200964.7Fair6 out of 10-34450
November 200778.1Fair6 out of 10-34450
January 200678.5Fair6 out of 10-31100
January 200478.5Fair6 out of 10-31100
January 200279.2Fair6 out of 10-25000
February 200078.8Fair6 out of 10-28000
February 199878.8Fair6 out of 10-28000
April 199679.7Fair6 out of 10-20550
March 199479.3Fair6 out of 10-29800
March 199264.9Fair6 out of 10-22900
July 199064.9Fair6 out of 10-22900

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.7671320